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Wilson, Charles E 'Electric Charlie'
Wilson Charles
Wilson Charles
Credit: NASA
American industrialist, headed General Electric and worked with Truman's Office of Defense Mobilization in the 1950s.

Born: 1886. Died: 1972-01-01.

Called "Electric Charlie" to distinguish him from "Engine Charlie" - the head of General Motors, who served as Eisenhower's Secretary of Defense just a few years later.



Country: USA. Bibliography: 4472, 535, 6214.

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